107 Days


  • Best positioned on medium to high productivity soils
  • Performs best at moderate to low plant populations
  • Excellent late-season stalks allow for delayed harvest


This industry leader packs the familiar punch of the ""65"" family that has proven to be a force in high-yield environments. It builds around its high-yield potential with second-to-none staygreen and excellent stalks.

Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigated X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Not Rec.

General Characteristics

Exp # 1701
GDUs to Black Layer 2620
GDUs to Mid Silk/Silk RM 1330 / 106
Test Weight 7
No-Till Adapted 8
Emergence 8
Drought Tolerance 7

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response Low
Nitrogen Response Medium
Plant Height Tall
Leaf Color Lt. Green
Stalk Strength 8
Root Strength 5
Corn after Corn 8
Gray Leaf Spot 8
Northern Corn Leaf Blight 8
Goss's Wilt 8
Stay Green 9

Ear Traits

Ear Type Flex-Length
Kernel Rows 16-20
Cob Color Pink
Ear Height Med. High
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Medium
Dry Down 7
Husk Cover Complete

Rating: 9 = Best

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